freetype package in Ubuntu

freetype2-demos: FreeType 2 demonstration programs
libfreetype6: FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files
libfreetype6-dev: FreeType 2 font engine, development files
libfreetype6-udeb: FreeType 2 font engine for the debian-installer

This package has 11 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Ubuntu Developers
Medium Urgency
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FreeType is a high-quality and portable font engine that is capable of supporting several font formats (be they bitmapped or scalable) through a simple and uniform interface.

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There are no registered releases for the FreeType ⇒ head.

The Wily Werewolf (pre-release freeze)
2.5.2-4ubuntu2 release (main) 2015-09-11
The Vivid Vervet (current stable release)
2.5.2-2ubuntu3.1 updates, security (main) 2015-09-10
2.5.2-2ubuntu3 release (main) 2015-02-26
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.5.2-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2014-03-13
2.5.2-1ubuntu2.5 updates, security (main) 2015-09-10
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.4.8-1ubuntu2.3 updates, security (main) 2015-09-10
2.4.8-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2012-04-03